MS. Auct. F. 4. 33
Summary Catalogue no.: 2187
Humanistic script attributable to Bartolomeo Sanvito.
Fine initials (faceted capitals). (Pächt and Alexander ii. 625, pl. LX)
Red leather on boards with gold ornament, four clasps lost, Italian.
Contemporary gold tooled leather binding, rebacked and resewn. (Pächt and Alexander ii. 625)
Provenance and Acquisition
The elaborate border on fol. 1 contains the arms: party per pale on the dexter side or, a lion rampant sable; on the sinister side argent, three bars dancetty sable: arms of Angelo Fasolo, treasurer of Pius II and bishop of Feltre.
On fol. iv, a leaf of green parchment, is 'Marini Nigrii Liber' in red, 16th cent.
Acquired probably about 1622 or 1623.
Last Substantive Revision
2021-01-13: Description revised to incorporate all information in SC and Pächt and Alexander.